Education

Fellowship
Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, 2004
Fellowship
Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, 2001
Residency
Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, 2000
Internship
Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, 1998
Degree
MD, UC San Francisco School of Medicine, 1997

Gender

Female

State License

A92364
  • About Me

    About Me

    Preferred Name: Jane C. Deng

    Dr. Jane Deng is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine.

    She is a graduate of the Joint Medical Program at UC-Berkeley and UC-San Francisco, where she earned her M.S. and M.D. degrees, respectively. She then did her residency training in Internal Medicine, a post-doctoral research fellowship, and clinical fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care at the University of Michigan.

    She joined the faculty at UCLA in 2005. In addition to her position as an attending physician in pulmonary clinic and the Medical Intensive Care Unit, Dr. Deng is an active researcher who is studying immune responses against influenza and bacterial infections of the lung.

  • Locations

    UCLA Pulmonary and Critical Care Community Practice Group

    (primary location)
    Address
    200 UCLA Medical Plaza
    Suite B365
    Los Angeles, California 90095
    Phone
    310-825-8061
  • Education

    Education

    Fellowship
    Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, 2004
    Fellowship
    Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, 2001
    Residency
    Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, 2000
    Internship
    Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, 1998
    Degree
    MD, UC San Francisco School of Medicine, 1997
  • Clinical Interests
    • Asthma
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    • General Pulmonology
    • Interstitial & Parenchymal Lung Disease
    • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Research

    Research Interest

    Pulmonary host defense/immunology, Influenza, Sepsis, Bacterial lung infections

    Publications

    Selected publications
    1. Tian X, Xu F, Lung WY, Meyerson C, Ghaffari AA, Cheng G, Deng JC. Poly I:C enhances susceptibility to secondary pulmonary infections by gram-positive bacteria. PLoS One. 2012;7(9):e41879.
    2. Shahangian A, Chow EK, Tian X, Kang JR, Ghaffari A, Liu SY, Belperio JA, Cheng, G, Deng JC. Type I IFNs mediate development of postinfluenza bacterial pneumonia. J Clin Invest. 2009 Jul;119(7):1910-20.
    3. 3: Wang TS, Deng JC. Molecular and cellular aspects of sepsis-induced immunosuppression. J Mol Med (Berl). 2008 May; 86(5):495-506.
    4. Deng JC, Cheng G, Newstead MW, Zeng X, Kobayashi K, Flavell RA, Standiford TJ. Sepsis-induced suppression of lung innate immunity is mediated by IRAK-M. J Clin Invest. 2006 Sep;116(9):2532-42. Central PMCID: PMC1550278.
  • News & Awards

    Awards

    • Pfizer ASPIRE Award for Antibacterial Research
    • CalTech-UCLA Joint Center for Translational Medicine TAG Award
    • Stein-Oppenheimer Endowment Award